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Jeff Irizarry

Peter Furler


With MEINL since:



March 28, 1975

Zodiac Sign:


Place of birth:

Bethesda, MD

Currently living in:

Nashville, TN

Favorite MEINL cymbal:

Byzance Traditional Medium Ride 22"

Drumming since:


Car that you currently drive:

Mazda Mini Van

Not counting on drums what do you do for fun:

Play frisbee

Favorite Food:


Favorite Drink:

PB&J Smoothie



Highlight of your career so far:

Being allowed to do a drum solo each night when playing for Peter Furler.

Drumming strengths:

 Being able to expend high amounts of energy during live performances.

Drumming means to me:

The only place I can go where every worry, doubt, or fear cannot touch me.

Advice for up and coming drummers:

 Put on a pair of headphones, turn your stereo on to the FM dial, emulate everything that sounds good to you, and get yourself into the spirit of the song.

How would you describe yourself:

Kinda like Bruce Banner in the day time, then the Hulk during showtime.

When I look back on my life one day, I would like to be able to say:

That I inspired someone with a natural gift to live a life out of the ordinary.